Medically Unnecessary High-Risk Surgeries Should Stop.
Transgender Prisoner Rights and LGBT Family Paid Leave Efforts Get AMA’s Boost.
LGBTQ scholarly publisher Harrington Park Press will release their latest book, «Gay & Bisexual Men Living with Prostate Cancer (from Diagnosis to Recovery)».
New research uses a transgender-specific survey to assess the well-being of people who underwent gender reassignment survey.
November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and LGBTQ* scholarly publisher Harrington Park Press is reaching out to make hospice and palliative care providers aware of an important new book, “LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice And Palliative Care: A Practical Guide To Transforming Professional Practice”.
Medical professional associations should enact standards of care for intersex children that rule out medically unnecessary surgery before patients are old enough to consent, Human Rights Watch and interACT said in a report released today.
Time For American Academy of Pediatrics to Oppose Unnecessary Surgeries on Intersex Kids.
Two key medical associations should publicly affirm their support to end medically unnecessary surgery on intersex children, Human Rights Watch and interACT said today.
Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund today responded to reports that the White House is forwarding guidance to military officials that directs Defense Secretary James Mattis to implement policy within six months to cease all transgender-related medical treatment and to use standards of "deployability" to filter out transgender service members.
A U.S. government commission has ruled in favour of Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund (TLDEF) and its client, Jessica Shyne Robison, in her battle against workplace discrimination by Walmart subsidiary, Sam’s Club East, Inc. Ms. Robison faced bigotry on the job at Sam’s Club stores in Tampa and Bradenton, Florida.